Bus drivers

Female bus driver sat in cab

Do you have what it takes to be a bluestar bus driver?

If you’re looking for  job security, or you're bored in your current role, or just wish you were paid more; we’ve got good news!

We're looking for trainee bus drivers for full and part-time positions.

  • starting rate of pay £10.61
  • rising to £11.75 after first year
  • opportunity to earn more with overtime
  • free bus travel for you and one other
  • shopping discounts with major high street stores

No need to worry about training, as our team of experts are there to guide you every step of the way and you'll be fully paid during this time.

We're looking for individuals who have the following:

  • A full clean car driving licence
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • A smart appearance
  • The flexibility to work shifts 

Why choose us?

  • Earn between £23,800 to £26,350
  • Boost earnings with overtime opportunities
  • Weekly paid and on time!
  • Comprehensive ongoing training with experienced instructors
  • Some of the newest, greenest buses in Southampton
  • Friendly family environment
  • Free bus travel on all Go South Coast services for you & a plus one
  • Access to various employee discounts including supermarkets and other high street shops and restaurants
  • Pension scheme
  • Up to 5 weeks annual holiday

Apply today

Points to consider

Application form

Please download the application form and return to jobs@bluestarbus.co.uk.

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Infographic explaining the benefits of working for Bluestar - including earnings, overtime, holiday entitlement and benefits